Social Media News Ticker: Facebook Launches Paper, Twitter Tweaks Homepage Search, Foursquare Now Delivers

The Realtime Report

Check out this week’s summary of all the latest social media news, including changes and new features for Facebook, Twitter and Foursquare: Facebook launches mobile app Paper. Foursquare.

Ignore Foursquare at Your Peril - An Analysis of Potential.

Convince & Convert

Now, I’m not suggesting Foursquare will ever approach Twitter’s level of ubiquity, much less Facebook’s. Because Foursquare makes very little sense unless you’re in a physical location like a store, restaurant, etc. But, if you are a business with a physical location (or you have clients that fit that bill) you need to pay attention to how Foursquare and geo-location can help you – and it can. Foursquare and Gowalla are evolving quickly.

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Taking a Peek at Twitter Analytics

Social Media Marketing

96% are on LinkedIN (a portion 1 ½ times greater than average), 40% are on Google Plus, 28% are on Foursquare (a portion a whopping 4 times greater than average), and 61% are on YouTube. Twitter analytics

Social media training on Foursquare Google Plus Pinterest Facebook Training for June and July 2012

Laurel Papworth

A hands on, practical computer class on Google Plus ( half day ) and some short 2 hour howto sessions ( demonstration ) on Pinterest Foursquare and Facebook Timeline for Business. Use Google Plus for identifying Leads and using analytics. Foursquare Social Media Marketing Workshop.

Google Updates Analytics Favicon

Freelance Social Media

Social Links Freelance Social Media Social Media Tips and Marketing Blog Home About Contact Subscribe Google Updates Analytics Favicon by Jesse on August 5, 2008 I was a little disappointed in the last favicon update that Google rolled out a few weeks back. Today I logged into Analytics and saw that Google had at least changed the favicon for Analytics.

Adobe Flash now trackable with Google Analytics

Freelance Social Media

Social Links Freelance Social Media Social Media Tips and Marketing Blog Home About Contact Subscribe Adobe Flash now trackable with Google Analytics by cinta5 on November 17, 2008 It was frustrating when I had used a bit of flash on a site and was unable to track its performance.

Wendy's "Treat it Forward" on Facebook, Twitter & Foursquare for.


Theyll donate an additional 50 cents every time you help spread the word about Fathers Day Frosty Weekend on Facebook, Twitter, Foursquare or

Social TV Analytics: Commercials Spur 145% Lift in Social Media Comments for Mike’s Hard Lemonade

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Mike’s Hard Lemonade saw a 145% lift in social media comments during a recent TV commercial campaign, according to a recent case study by AdAge and social-TV analytics company Bluefin Labs.

Google To Introduce Opt Out Browser Plug In For Analytics

Saying It Social

Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials Google To Introduce Opt Out Browser Plug In For Analytics Up until just a few minutes ago when I started reading some reports about what I’m about to tell you, I’ve been a huge Google “junkie&#. Next I log into my Google Analytics account to get the latest data for my clients. What does that mean for us Google Analytics junkies??

Social Media News Ticker: Edit Your Facebook ‘Look Back,’ LinkedIn Kills ‘Intro,’ Twitter Debuts Data Grant Program

The Realtime Report

Check out this week’s summary of all the latest social media news, including changes and new features for Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Foursquare: Facebook’s Look Back movie now has edit options. Foursquare.

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Social Media News Ticker: Facebook Tests ‘Buy’ Button, Twitter Acquires CardSpring

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Check out all the latest social media news from the last two weeks, including changes and new features for Facebook, Twitter, Foursquare, Tumblr, YouTube and Vine: Facebook. Foursquare. Social Media News Ticker: Foursquare Launches Swarm, YouTube Reportedy Buying Twitch.

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How Businesses like Sylvan Learning Center and Computer Explorers.

Saying It Social

Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials How Businesses like Sylvan Learning Center and Computer Explorers Can Use Foursquare Depending on where you live you may be seeing more and more businesses advertising that they participate in Foursquare. Foursquare awards points and badges when users check-in at locations (check-ins can be done via a mobile phone with internet access or a computer).

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50 (of the) Best Social Media Guides, Tips and Insights of 2011 (So Far)

Webbiquity SMM

As social media monitoring and integration with CRM systems improves, marketers will have the metrics and analytical tools to more accurately assess the value of various social media efforts and continually improve them. Top 10 analytics tools for social media by iMedia Connection.

How to Create a Customer Loyalty Program via Social Media (via PR.

Saying It Social

Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials How to Create a Customer Loyalty Program via Social Media (via PR Workbench) I’m a huge proponent of retail locations using Foursquare to enhance customer experience. Recently I've been working with several companies to create such programs using mobile/local check-in apps Foursquare and Gowalla.

Social Media Success is About the Wizard, Not the Wand

Convince & Convert

His example was his local watering hole, where he figures by the time he’s checked in 10 times, the offer they make on Foursquare should encourage his evangelism, not just offer a discount on an item he doesn’t order.

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#measurePR, Social Media Measurement & Klout

Waxing UnLyrical

Re: the recent Klout/ FourSquare integration, Megan said if you do integrate and are influential on “that&# platform (I assume FourSquare), you’ll see a difference. – will be joining the chat to talk about social media analytics.

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Location-based Marketing a Must for Local Businesses

Saying It Social

Up until this past week the only big game contenders in the Location Based Services arena were Foursquare and Gowalla. Foursquare is nearing 3 million users, Facebook recently hit the 500 million user mark, with those figures in mind, if businesses chose to not participate in Foursquare, chances are they weren’t ignoring a huge chunk of their customer base. Your final task is to advertise that you are on Foursquare and that you have deals and specials for those participating.

YouTube Tuesday: Checking In With Facebook Places


Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Firebelly at Blog Indiana | Main | 5 Helpful Facebook Places for Business Articles » August 24, 2010 YouTube Tuesday: Checking In With Facebook Places People are calling it a FourSquare killer.

This Is Being Recorded. By You

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I never tagged myself as an analytics jockey, but switching over to the trip data screen of my GPS turned the long drive into both a game and fascinating collection of data. We post tweets on Twitter , we check-in on Foursquare , we publish pictures of our daily lives on Facebook, upload videos to YouTube , and much more. analytics. foursquare. The art of self-tracking. It was one thing to know where I was going.

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5 Sites to Boost Your Local SEO


Foursquare. Nearly all social media sites are important when it comes to local links, but because Foursquare is so specifically targeted at location, it is definitely a place you want to be.

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Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2010

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Analytics. Growing Your Business: 5 Tips from the Founder of Foursquare (Mashable): Dennis Crowley knows his stuff, and he’s given some good and creative tips to build visibility to his business. Hey, Foursquare was pretty small once! Analytics.

Learning via the Social Media Game

Bare Feet Studios

Google Analytics. FourSquare/Gowalla. Aloha HowTo Social Media #SBOSM facebook flickr foursquare instragram linkedin smcjournal smcobserver twitter ustream youtubeTomorrow I am working with an esteemed group of coral reef scientists here in Hawaii to illustrate various ways to use social media.

The Stats Behind the World of Quora [infographic]


Web analytics firm KISSmetrics have published the infographic. Similar Posts: The Growth of Foursquare In an Infographic. Tweet There has been a lot of buzz about the rather new social Q&A platform called Quora. As stated in the infographic, people use Quora for different things.

Social Media News Ticker: Twitter Redesign, Facebook Adds Custom Gender Options

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Facebook boots two ad analytics companies for data violations – HasOffers and Kontagent both tracked the performance of ads on the company’s mobile platform; Facebook is telling advertisers not to work with these companies because they violated Facebook’s data policies(re/code).

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Big data: seeing the forest and the trees

Sherrilynne Starkie

With Foursquare, a user could look to find people who are close by, like a woman in a nearby bar for instance. Luckily, this data integration feature has now been disabled by Foursquare. Don’t do big data analytics alone, says expert.

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5 Apps To Enhance Your Brand


Apart from scheduling posts on social media sites, it also allows companies to look at analytics, which enables them to make strategies on how to attract people to their company pages. FourSquare. FourSquare allows customer to check-in different venues.

Monday’s 5 Social Media Must-Reads


Your LinkedIn company page gets listed in Google’s and LinkedIn’s search engines, allows others to follow your company’s updates, gives you a place to promote services and products and even reports analytics.

Time Spent on Mobile Apps Totals 76% of Time Spent Watching TV

The Realtime Report

Mobile device users are spending more and more time on mobile apps, according to a new report from mobile app analytics firm Flurry. Related Stories 135 Million Users Are Active in Google+ Stream Customer Service on Twitter: Top Brands Respond To Only 14% Of Tweets Social Networking Stats: 42% of Those With Foursquare App Are Active Users, #RLTM Scoreboard.

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ICYMI – Swarm, @twitterfood, Instant Articles and Net A Porter

Danny WhatMough

Foursquare targets businesses with location cloud. Linkedin adds Analytics to its publishing platform. Here’s my weekly round-up of things you need to know and might have missed this last week in the world of digital PR and social media. Want this in your inbox each week? Subscribe here. Swarm updates with a new version on the way too. Facebook and Nokia do map deal. Twitter launches @twitterfood. Snapchat allows you to send Discover clips to friends.

Social Media Automation Showdown: Buffer Versus Hootsuite

Absolute PA

you can connect Hootsuite with your Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+, Foursquare and WordPress. Google Analytics integration + useful analytics provided in Hootsuite. While Buffer shows basic analytics, it lacks anything further.

Don’t Forget the Big Picture in Social Media Strategy

Convince & Convert

But they are united by the importance of analytics and integration in digital marketing. She covers content and strategy, while the other half (Anna Samuels) handles analytics and paid ad spending. But Foursquare, as a brand awareness tool, is used differently and the goal changes.

Marketing Budgets and the Economy

Freelance Social Media

Also, it looks like senior management is finally interested in tracking their online marketing campaigns with analytics. (It’s of marketers say interest in web analytics from senior management in the past 6 months has increased.

4 Tools to Streamline Your Social Media Outreach


In addition to the main players, it syncs with FourSquare, Flickr, Constant Contact, and WordPress, allowing users to pick and choose platforms and send updates to multiple accounts at once.

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Would You Sacrifice Your Privacy For A $5 Gift Card?

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Location analytics startup Placed convinced those people to download a mobile app that tracks them wherever they go, 24/7, in exchange for accumulating $5 and $10 gift cards over time, as well as being eligible for drawings of bigger ticket items, like an Apple iPad.

Analyse your RSS Feed

Koka Sexton

Koka Sexton dot Com Home About Koka Contact Twitter FULL RSS Analyse your RSS Feed Your RSS readership is just as important as tracking your visitors with Google Analytics.

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searchwiki: The Digg of Google Search

Freelance Social Media

Owner of LangfordMedia Blog Twitter Technorati Tags: Social Media Tagged as: Social Media blog comments powered by Disqus Previous post: Adobe Flash now trackable with Google Analytics Next post: Butterball Does Social Media With Turkey Texts!

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25 Tips to Get Your Website to the Top – How to be #1 on Google!

Harp Interactive

Create accounts on location based websites like Foursquare, Yelp and Metromix. Here’s a bonus tip : Use Google PPC results to optimize SEO keywords and Google Analytics intelligence to measure success. Why is it so important to be # 1 (beside the fact that no one remembers #2)?

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Social Media Does Not Exist

Adam Cohen

Attribution of revenue from interactive marketing tactics like paid search, display advertising and landing pages now need to factor social tactics (shared links, social content on site) to understand the impact to analytics and optimization.

5 Helpful Facebook Places for Business Articles


Facebook Places vs. Foursquare: Who Has The Business Edge? Facebooks unveiling of Facebook Places is an obvious banshee cry to Foursquare and other location-based check-in services.

Google Discusses the Favicon Selection Process

Freelance Social Media

This one isn’t my favorite, I like it better than the previous purple lowercase one but not as much as the Google analytics favicon I mentioned earlier. To hire LangfordMedia email Recent Posts Twitter and the Curious Case of Samantha Steele’s Hair Social Media Blog Regurgitation GroupTabs-Groupon Meets Foursquare The Auto DM Marketing Beyond Traditional Means Sites we like Bear Goodell – Sports.